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laid–back

play
adjective \ˈlād-ˈbak, ˌlād-\

Simple Definition of laid–back

  • : relaxed and calm

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of laid–back

  1. :  having a relaxed style or character <laid–back music>

laid–backness

play \-nəs\ noun

1969

First Known Use of laid–back

1969


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